WorldCat Identities

Knussen, Oliver

Overview
Works: 608 works in 1,323 publications in 3 languages and 16,928 library holdings
Genres: Musical settings  Orchestral music  Manuscripts  Drama  Operas  Children's films  Juvenile works  Film adaptations 
Roles: Conductor, Author, Composer, Performer, Arranger, Editor, Instrumentalist, Interviewee, Commentator, Director
Classifications: M1000.C37, 785
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Oliver Knussen
Three occasions for orchestra Violin concerto ; Concerto for orchestra by Elliott Carter( Recording )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suite im Hexachord ; Reading by Hilda Morley Wolpe ; Quintet with voice ; Piece in three parts by Stefan Wolpe( )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pierrot lunaire op. 21 (German) ; Herzgewächse : op. 20 ; Pierrot lunaire : (English) by Arnold Schoenberg( )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psalmodies Vox in Rama ; Nightshade by Poul Ruders( )

5 editions published in 1992 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialogues (2003) for piano and chamber orchestra ; Boston concerto : (2002) for orchestra ; Cello concerto : (2001) for cello and orchestra ; ASKO concerto : (2000) for chamber ensemble by Elliott Carter( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphonia sum fluxae pretium spei ; Clarinet concerto by Elliott Carter( Recording )

4 editions published between 1998 and 1999 and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Alice symphony by David Del Tredici( Recording )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symphony no. 3 Trumpets ; Ophelia dances ; Coursing ; Cantata ; Symphony no. 2 by Oliver Knussen( )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrait by Ruth Crawford Seeger( Recording )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young boy named Max is creating chaos around the house. His exasperated mother sends him to bed without any supper. In his bedroom Max conjures up a fantasy world of forest and sea, and sails to the Land of the Wild Things to let the wild rumpus start
Melencolia. Ritual fragment ; Meridian by Harrison Birtwistle( )

9 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second concerto for orchestra by Robin Holloway( )

6 editions published in 1993 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Quotation of dream by Tōru Takemitsu( Recording )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alhambra fantasy by Julian Anderson( )

9 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Into the little hill Dance figures ; Sometime voices by George Benjamin( )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prince of the pagodas by Benjamin Britten( Recording )

20 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prince of the Pagodas Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Benjamin Britten, conductor Notes included
Where the wild things are a fantasy opera : op. 20 by Oliver Knussen( Recording )

16 editions published between 1985 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taverner opera in two acts by Peter Maxwell Davies( )

8 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life of 16th-century composer John Taverner
Book of hours by Julian Anderson( )

8 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undine by Hans Werner Henze( Recording )

24 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Undine: Ballett in drei Akten von Frederick Ashton nach F. de la Motte-Fouqué
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Knussen, Stuart Oliver.

Knussen, Stuart Oliver 1952-

Oliver Knussen compositore e direttore d'orchestra britannico

Oliver Knussen schottischer Komponist und Dirigent

Кнуссен, Оливер

אוליבר קנוסן

オリヴァー・ナッセン

奥利佛克努森

Languages
English (86)

German (20)

Spanish (1)